Topic is the criminally good streaming service from Kino Lorber and First Look Entertainment for thrillers, mysteries, dramas and documentaries from around the world, serving viewers who crave entertainment beyond the mainstream. Whether it’s a Nordic-noir crime thriller (The Killing), an Italian supernatural drama (Christian), or a haunting true crime docu-series from the UK (The Missing Children), Topic expands your view of the world.
Police officer Mari assumes a false identity and poses as a social worker at the local refugee reception center. Meanwhile, a mysterious woman with questionable motives arrives at the center in Helsinki seeking asylum.
While working her case, Mari’s investigation collides with narcotics detective Viita’s, forcing the pair to find a way to work together despite their differences. A mysterious figure makes their presence known, leaving behind a trail of bodies.